Our second "Minute Meme," illustrating how all creative work builds on what came before. Photographed and animated by Nina Paley. Music by Todd Michaelsen ("Sita's String Theory," a Bonus Track on the soon-to-be-released Sita Sings the Blues soundtrack CD!). Photographed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. More information at http://questioncopyright.org/minute_memes/all_creative_work_is_derivative
February 24, 2017 Subject:
Could prove a different point.
A fun music video with animated antiquities, but:
While the "All creative work is derivative" thesis may well be true, the video could also illustrate a different point entirely: Humans have a tendency to include the human form in their material culture. (Which need not arise through cultural transmission).
September 26, 2016 Subject:
"restrictions management is like pesticide on a seed !" ....
May 23, 2013 Subject:
A creative way to prove a point. Culture in its broadest sense must not be copyrighted. Great video.